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post #9 of (permalink) Old 10-21-2018, 05:24 AM
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Quote: Originally Posted by HowHardCanItBe View Post
You can actually program a cloud based quantum computer.

https://quantumexperience.ng.bluemix.net/qx/editor
Although this is still in simulation stages, you can still program it. Isn't physics just amazing?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JhHMJCUmq28
Microsoft has a programming language for quantum available for download

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/quantum/development-kit
I've already been there and ran a Hadamard gate, and it collapsed and gave the wrong answer 25% of the time. Quantum error correction is apparently theoretically "all sorted out" but no-one has a machine with enough stable quibits to run it I don't think. I've seen a couple of estimations of 2.5 million quibits to run the Shaw algorithm (encryption breaker) with error correction, we have less than 100 quibits at the moment.


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